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Typology Progressing 259 words Old Zienlefe
Zienlefe
[ʑɪnlɛfə]
Registered by SalliiN on 28 November 2018
Language type Proto-Conlang
Species Human/humanoid
About Old Zienlefe A language for my own little story, just to keep everything going.
Sample of Old Zienlefe[view] Lio kosciana zian. / Lio kosciana zian toscien. / Lio kosciana zian merie. / / Zian kosciana lio. / Zian kosciana lio toscien. / Zian kosciana lio merie. / / Lio kosciana mol. / Lio kosciana mol toscien. / Lio kosciana mol merie. / / Lio kosciana liep zian. / Lio kosciana liep zian toscien. / Lio kosciana liep zian merie. / / Zi...[view all texts]
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Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialLabio-
dental
AlveolarAlveolo-
palatal
PalatalLabio-
velar
VelarUvularGlottal
Nasal m mʲ   n   ɲ   ŋ    
Plosive p pʲ   t tʲ       k kʲ    
Fricative   f fʲ v vʲ s z ɕ ʑ ç     χ h
Affricate     t͡s t͡ɕ          
Lateral approximant     l   ʎ [ʎ̝̥]1        
Lateral fricative     [ɬ]2            
Approximant           ʍ      
Flap     ɾ ɾʲ            
  1. Only in syllable coda, allophone of /ʎ/
  2. Only on syllable coda, allophone of /l/
VowelsFrontNear-
front
CentralNear-
back
Back
Near-close   [ɪ]1   [ʊ]2  
Close-mid e        
Mid     [ə]3    
Open-mid ɛ4       ɔ
Near-open [æ]5        
Open a   [ä]6   [ɒ]7
  1. After palatalised consonants, allophone of /e/
  2. After all palatalised ocnsonants, allophone of /ɔ/
  3. Actually an allophone of /ɛ/ word-finally, allophone of /e/
  4. Allophone of /e/ after /s/, /z/, /f/, /v/, /ɬ/, /h/, /χ/ and /ʍ/
  5. After all palatalized consonants other than /m/ and /p/, allophone of /a/
  6. after /m/,/χ/,/p/ and /ʍ/, allophone of /a/
  7. After /χ/, allophone of /ɔ/
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Old Zienlefe. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 Old ZienlefeOrthography
Aa/a/, [ä]1, [æ]2Cc/t͡s/CI ci/t͡ɕ/Ee/e/, /ɛ/3, [ə]4, [ɪ]5Ff/f/FI fi/fʲ/Hh/h/HI hi/ç/Kk/k/, [k]6KI ki/kʲ/Ll/l/, [ɬ]7
LI li/ʎ/, [ʎ̝̥]8Mm/m/MI mi/mʲ/Nn/n/, /ŋ/NI ni/ɲ/Oo/ɔ/, [ɒ]9, [ə]10, [ʊ]11Pp/p/, [p]12PI pi/pʲ/Rr/ɾ/RI ri/ɾʲ/Ss/s/
SI si/ɕ/Tt/t/, [t]13TI ti/tʲ/Vv/v/VI vi/vʲ/Ww/ʍ/Xx/χ/Zz/z/ZI zi/ʑ/
✖ Unknown alphabetical order
  1. after /m/,/χ/,/p/ and /ʍ/
  2. After all palatalized consonants other than /m/ and /p/
  3. Allophone of /e/ after /s/, /z/, /f/, /v/, /ɬ/, /h/, /χ/ and /ʍ/
  4. Actually an allophone of /ɛ/ word-finally
  5. After palatalised consonants
  6. Before any consonant or after nasal
  7. Only on syllable coda
  8. Only in syllable coda
  9. After /χ/
  10. Word-finally
  11. After all palatalised ocnsonants
  12. Before any consonant or after nasal
  13. Before any consonant or after nasal
Typological information for Old Zienlefe

Morphological typologyAnalytical
Morphosyntactic alignmentNominative/Accusative
Primary word orderSVO
Relative clause morphologyAdjectival/Verbal

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